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M12207

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3-Methoxy-1-butanol

99%

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Linear Formula:
CH3CH(OCH3)CH2CH2OH
CAS Number:
Molecular Weight:
104.15
EC Number:
MDL number:
PubChem Substance ID:
NACRES:
NA.22

Quality Level

Assay

99%

form

liquid

refractive index

n20/D 1.416 (lit.)

density

0.928 g/mL at 25 °C (lit.)

SMILES string

COC(C)CCO

InChI

1S/C5H12O2/c1-5(7-2)3-4-6/h5-6H,3-4H2,1-2H3

InChI key

JSGVZVOGOQILFM-UHFFFAOYSA-N

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3-Methoxy-1-butanol 99%

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3-Methyl-1-butanol

form

liquid

form

-

form

liquid

form

liquid

refractive index

n20/D 1.416 (lit.)

refractive index

n20/D 1.410±0.002 (lit.)

refractive index

n20/D 1.3956 (lit.)

refractive index

n20/D 1.406 (lit.)

density

0.928 g/mL at 25 °C (lit.)

density

0.819 g/mL at 20 °C (lit.), 0.815 g/mL at 25 °C (lit.)

density

0.920 g/mL at 25 °C (lit.)

density

0.809 g/mL at 25 °C (lit.)

Quality Level

100

Quality Level

400

Quality Level

200

Quality Level

100

Application

3-Methoxy-1-butanol can be used as:
  • A solvent in the synthesis of potassium 3-methoxy-1-butylxanthate, an intermediate used in the preparation of xanthate complexes.
  • A model compound in the study of dehydration of alcohols using CeO2 as a catalyst.
  • An intermediate to synthesize perylene diimide-based dyes applicable as the colorant of the black matrix.

Storage Class Code

10 - Combustible liquids

WGK

WGK 1

Flash Point(F)

152.6 °F

Flash Point(C)

67 °C

Personal Protective Equipment

dust mask type N95 (US), Eyeshields, Gloves

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